Johnny Hammond Thunder & Lightning (1973)

Kudu
  • 1. Thunder & Lightning (Part I)
  • 2. Thunder & Lightning (Part II)

HEAVY organ funk on CTI/Kudu , arranged by Pee Wee Ellis, produced by Creed Taylor

Original = USA Unplayed 45 Vinyl VG+ /Sleeve VG+

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Johnny HammondGambler's Life (1974)Salvation
Larry Mizell production on the CTI off-shoot Salvation Records
Johnny HammondGears (2015 reissue)BGP
Seminal jazz and funk album from 1975 with SIX EXTRA PREVIOUSLY UNISSUED TRACKS! Arguably one of The Mizell Brothers finest productions and one of SOTU's...
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Other Releases on Kudu

Dave MatthewsGotta Be Where You Are/Shoogie Wanna Boogie (1976)Kudu
Spacey, funky jazz disco produced by Creed Taylor on Kudu/CTI.Original unplayed USA 45
Idris MuhammadBoogie To The TopKudu
A much welcomed reissue of the 1978 Idris Muhammad gem ‘Boogie To The Top’. Released a year after, arguably, Idris’ most well-known anthem, ‘Could...
Grover Washington JrFeels So Good (1975)Kudu
All-time killer funk jazz produced by Creed Taylor. Includes the seminal breaks-and-sampled to death cuts 'Hydra" and 'Knucklehead' and more. Seminal stuff!
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Esther PhillipsAlone Again, Naturally (1972)Kudu
Includes Esther's killer version of Bill Wither's 'Use Me' Original = Original USA Vinyl VG+ /Sleeve VG+ (in shrink)100% Guarantee on this and all Original...
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Esther PhillipsCapricorn Princess (1976)Kudu
Plenty of funky boogie on "All The Way Down", but also the sweetness of "Candy" and the sensitivity of "I Haven't Got Anything Better To Do" Original...
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Esther PhillipsHome Is Where the Hatred Is / I've Never Found a ManKudu
Wicked version of the Gil Scott-Heron classic, 'Home Is Where The Hatred Is' from soul queen, Esther Phillips!
Grover Washington JrLive At The Bijou (1977)Kudu
"Sausalito", "Mr Magic". An essential album to anyone who wants to make people dance to jazz funk and soul. A true rare groove classic! Original = Original...
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Esther Phillips W/BeckWhat A Diff'rence A Day Makes (1975)Kudu
Stellar CTI, Creed Taylor production, arranged by and featuring guitarist Joe Beck, that gave Esther her biggest hit, the discotastic title track, but...
Esther PhillipsFrom A Whisper To A Scream (1971)Kudu
This is a killer funky soul fusion album on Kudu featuring Phillips' great version of the Gil Scott-Heron classic "Home Is Where The Hatred Is". Line-up...
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Esther PhillipsFor All We Know (1976)Kudu
Following on from "What A Diff'rence A Day Makes" a year earlier, Esther continues with disco-boogie arrangements by guitarist Joe Beck, updating standards...
Joe BeckBeck (1975)Kudu
Tough fusion from guitarist Joe Beck with Will Lee on bass (Spike Lee's dad), Ray Mantilla on congas and more on collectible CTI offshoot label Kudu, produced...
Phil Upchurch And Tennyson StephensUpchurch/Tennyson (1975)Kudu
Includes a wicked moody left-field version of Rotary Connection's classic "Black Gold Of The Sun"!   USA ORIGINAL VINYL

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